ChineseEdit

be pregnant pregnant
trad. (妊娠)
simp. #(妊娠)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

妊娠

  1. (formal) to be pregnant

Usage notesEdit

  • This is a medical term. The more common term is 懷孕怀孕 (huáiyùn).

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

妊娠

  1. pregnancy; gestation
    高危妊娠  ―  gāowēi rènshēn  ―  high-risk pregnancy

SynonymsEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • This is a medical term. The more common term is 懷孕怀孕 (huáiyùn).

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (妊娠):
  • Japanese: (にん)(しん) (ninshin)
  • Korean: 임신 (妊娠, imsin)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
にん
Grade: S
しん
Grade: S
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(にん)(しん) (ninshin

  1. pregnancy, conception

VerbEdit

(にん)(しん)する (ninshin suruintransitive suru (stem (にん)(しん) (ninshin shi), past (にん)(しん)した (ninshin shita))

  1. conceive (to become pregnant)

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Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

妊娠 (imsin) (hangeul 임신)

  1. Hanja form? of 임신 (pregnancy).